1st December 2016
Investigators have carried out further house searches as part of a widening probe into bribery allegations over the awarding of the 2006 World Cup to Germany, Swiss prosecutors say. Read More
11th November 2016
A Venezuelan football official faces prison and will hand over £13 million after pleading guilty to corruption charges in the US after a FIFA investigation. Read More
31st October 2016
The City of Cape Town launched a scathing attack on the government’s settlement with the construction companies implicated in collusion during the construction of stadiums for the 2010 Fifa World Cup, saying the businesses were allowed to get away with corruption “scot-free”. The City’s criticism follows the presidential Infrastructure Co-ordinating… Read More
9th September 2016
WEBB, the former president of CONCACAF, pleaded guilty to racketeering, wire fraud and money laundering last year, following a police investigation. Read More
1st September 2016
Swiss prosecutors are investigating football legend Franz Beckenbauer as part of a corruption probe over Germany winning the rights to host the 2006 FIFA World Cup. Earlier in March, football’s world governing body FIFA began looking into six men for their part in Germany winning the rights to host the… Read More
31st August 2016
The Slovenian candidate to succeed Michel Platini as the president of the UEFA, Aleksander Ceferin, said he plans to clamp down on corruption, doping and match-fixing if he is elected. UEFA will hold an election on Sept. 14 to choose a replacement for Platini, who was one of the sport’s… Read More
4th August 2016
Assistant US Attorney Evan Norris said the government does expect to bring additional charges. Read More
29th June 2016
Nelson Mandela Bay Mayor Danny Jordaan says he has never committed any fraud and took part in no corruption in the build up to the 2010 Fifa World Cup. In an exclusive interview with Eyewitness News, Jordaan has dismissed claims that he or South African Football Association (Safa) paid a… Read More
21st June 2016
Switzerland’s Federal Audit Oversight Authority (FAOA) said on Monday it was looking into auditing firm KPMG’s work for global football body FIFA but that the examination did not constitute a formal investigation. Zurich-based FIFA, attempting to recover from the worst graft scandal in its history in which 42 people, including… Read More
14th June 2016
World football's governing body FIFA's former president Sepp Blatter has sensationally claimed that some European draws were fixed using "hot and cold balls". Read More